GL Trivia Part 7

Soap Opera Digest’s June 28, 2011 issue offered a Guiding Light Trivia question (number 1 below). It has inspired a new set of trivia. The answers are at the end, but don’t peek. It’s not a Manny thing to do.

1. Who ran against Ross Marler for mayor in 2004?

a. Danny Santos

b. Doris Wolfe

c. Buzz Cooper

d. Blake Marler

2. Who performed the wedding service for Pharley (Phillip Spaulding and Harley Cooper)?

a. Rev. Jonathan Ruthledge

b. New York City Mayor Rudy Guillani

c. Rev. Josh Lewis

d. Father Ray Santos

3. When Ross leaves Blake over the Blen affair, he eventually gets his own apartment. Who almost rents it first?

a. India von Halkein

b. Lucy and Alan-Michael Spaulding

c. Lanie Marler

d. Mick Santos

4. Of the following who was NOT assumed dead after a plane crash off the Florida Keys:

a. Reva Shayne Lewis

b. Jeffery O’Neill

c. Richard Winslow

d. All of the Above

5. Which of the following was believed dead by loved ones, but was really alive:

a. Alan Spaulding

b. Beth Raines Spaulding

c. Phillip Spaulding

d. All of the above

6. Which of the following members of the Santos family was NOT recast at least once:

a. Maria Santos aka Abuela

b. Ray Santos

c. Tony Santos

d. Danny Santos

7. In 1983 the TV movie The Cradle Will Fall was made. Based on a novel, it was rewritten to use Guiding Light characters for the background roles and supporting characters. Who is the novel by?

a. Mary Higgins Clark

b. James Patterson

c. Elizabeth Peters

d. Ed McBain

8. What was the name of the fictional disease that caused many deaths in the mid-1980s, including Lesley Ann Monroe?

a. Spaulding Fever

b. Dreaming Death

c. Baboon Pox

d. Avian Flu Strain B52

9. Which of the following is NOT a a working class community near Springfield?

a. Clayton

b. Point Lester

c. Milltown

d. None of the above

10. Hillary Kinkaid and Katie Parker were roomates and best friends. One of them turned out to be Bill Bauer’s illegitimate daughter, which one?

a. Hillary Kinkaid

b. Katie Parker

c. Both

d Neither

1.a Bonus point if you pointed out the other three ran for mayor after 2004. 2.b 3.a 4.c 5.d 6.d 7.a 8.b 9.c 10.a

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One Response to “GL Trivia Part 7”

  1. Guiding Light Trivia Roundup 1 « Glmanny's Blog Says:

    […] Guiding Light Trivia 7 – Politics and recasts are the focus of these trivia questions. https://glmanny.wordpress.com/2011/08/14/gl-trivia-part-7/ […]

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